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Grandma's Marathon is one of two major marathons in Minnesota, alongside the Twin Cities Marathon, and has been growing ever since its inception in 1971. With a field of 9,000 runners of all calibers and a relatively flat course along the north shore of Minnesota, this is a great option for first-time and seasoned marathoners alike.
As well, this event hosts the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon, the William A. Irvin 5K, and a variety of specialty races. There is a full weekend of activity!
Did you know that this race is part of a series of runs? If you like this race you may want to run one of the following Young Athletes Foundation events.
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